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Excursions & Tours
The Beginning Dubai welcomes all visitors in true Arabian hospitality, whether you arrive over land, by air or by sea. An emirate within the United Arab Emirates, Dubai began its dramatic transformation from a pearl diving and fishing village with the discovery of oil in the late 1960s. Now the busiest hub for tourism, trade and commerce in the region, Dubai has grown in population from a mere 200,000 to a remarkable 4 million. True to the visionary spirit that built the city of Dubai, such rapid growth has not yet gone unchecked. The Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve was created to nurture and protect the emirates vast natural heritage. So Much to See, Do and Experience So much to do, so little time. With year-round sunshine and pristine beaches to enjoy, a cosmopolitan nightlife to write home about, Dubai truly is a modern city that offers all manner of cuisines from every corner of the globe and shopping to tame even the wildest spenders. Shopping The famous Dubai Shopping Festival, held annually, brings together traditional souks (including the famous Gold Souk) as well as the modern, air-conditioned gigantic malls with designer boutiques, cheap electronics, perfumes, spices and precious jewels just be prepared to barter in this month-long shopping and entertainment extravaganza a retail therapy paradise for any shopaholic! Sports & Events Sports facilities and international events are second to none, with the hosting of The Dubai Desert Classic, The Rugby World Cup Sevens and Dubai World Cup, to name a few. An extensive range of hotels within Dubai, and surrounding regions, along with a plethora of leisure facilities, provides something for every taste and budget. A diverse range of convention and meeting options includes the 12,000 delegate Dubai International Convention Centre. Following the staging of some of the worlds more prominent economic and political events, the city is experienced in the logistics of handling 20,000 convention visitors at one time.
Abu Dhabi City Tour Discover the wonders of Abu Dhabi, capital of the Emirates, known as the Arabian Jewel. Jebel Ali Port, the biggest man-made port in the world is one of the landmarks that we pass by on the way to Abu Dhabi. On arrival, the first destination is the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the world. Enjoy a magnificent view of the city by driving along the beautiful Corniche and make a photo-stop at the Breakwater. Visit the Heritage Village and journey to the past to explore the life before oil was discovered. Dont miss the visit of EMIRATES PALACE Resort & Spa !
Dubai City Tour Discover the contrasts between the old and the new as you explore the landmarks in this fast growing and exciting city. Passing by Jumeirah Beach Hotel, and stop for photo at Burj Al Arab the most luxurious and tallest standing hotel in the world. Then a break by the creek to view the amazing architecture of Deira Towers. We continue passing by the colorful textile market, the spicy souk, stop at the gold souk and find ourselves amazed at the sheer volume of dazzling gold jewelers. And than to the Tallest Building in the whole world - Burj Khalifa.
Modern Dubai Discover the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Al Maktoum. The new & modern Dubai. The fastest growing city in the world will always charm you with its impressive skyline and the most luxurious hotels ever built. Modern Dubai offers visitors a diverse experience from the unforgettable charm of traditional souks to inspiring modern skyscrapers.
Dubai By Night Enjoy the spectacular sights of Dubai by night. A sightseeing experience designed to captivate and fascinate with a unique perspective of a city that truly never sleeps. As the sun swiftly drops over the horizon, Dubai comes to life. Before the days of air-conditioning, the evening was often the busiest time of day. Even now this remains the case as the temperatures drop and the city awakes from its afternoon siesta.
Desert Safari with BBQ Grill Dinner This tour departs in the afternoon across the desert with photo-stops during an exciting dune drive and visit the camel farm. The drive continues across the desert. Watch the beautiful sunset in the desert. Reach our campsite, where you have the opportunity to do camel riding, sand boarding and try out a henna design on hands or feet. After working up an appetite enjoy a delicious barbeque dinner and a Shisha (the famous Arabic water pipe). Before returning, watch our belly dancer performing her show. Its an unforgettable experience.
Overnight Safari If you have ever dreamed about staying in the desert overnight. Then you should not miss out on this excursion. You will be picked up from the hotel in the afternoon for an exhilarating drive through the fantastic high sand dunes. After a drive of approximately 40 minutes. We reach the big red sand dunes of Lahbab, where we will deflate the tyres prior to our roller coaster ride over the beautiful dunes. Embedded in a valley between the high sand dunes lies a camel farm, which we will visit to give you the opportunity to touch and take some photographs of the camels. Prior to sunset we will stop, to give you a chance to take some photographs of the unique, beautiful Arabian sunset. After the sun disappears behind the golden sand dunes for the day, we drive to our Bedouin camp. The smell of fresh grilled kebabs and lamb, the campfires, the scent of the traditional water pipes and the relaxing sounds of the Arabian music invite you for an unforgettable evening. After you have strengthened yourself at our sumptuous meal, our dancer will demonstrate the ancient art of belly dancing. You will stay overnight in the Bedouin camp in specially prepared tents and in the morning breakfast will be served. Prior to returning to your hotel the driver will take you to the Hatta pools for a cool swim in the natural spring waters.
Quad Bike Tour Join us for the quad experience of a lifetime ! Drive through the ever changing dunes; weave through the trackless desert, tackling both low and high dunes. Stop for a breather and soft refreshments before you set off again. This adventure safari is suited to the discerning outdoor adventure enthusiast and nature lover. After being briefed on the rules of off-road driving and issued with your safety gear, take control of your fully automatic quad bike. Feel the adrenaline rush as the guide leads you through the challenging, sand dunes.
Hajjar Mountain Safari This day is a day filled with adventure! The trip starts at 8.30 a.m. and you will be picked up from the hotel by four wheel drive vehicle. The first part of the journey takes you from Ras Al Khaimah through the impressive Hajar Mountains where you have the chance to take fantastic photographs. Here you will find the other extreme to the metropolis of Dubai. Fascinating are the traditional stone houses which you will find in the Hajar mountains and you can see how people live without any luxury. Keep your camera ready for spontaneous snapshots because often they are the best pictures captures. After an hour drive through gorges and steep mountain passes we reach Dibba, a small fishing village on the Indian ocean. After a short drive along the coastal road we reach a small resort, where the underwater world is already waiting for you. Here you will find an unbelievable world with many types of fish as well as coral riffs. Market where you can bargain for carpets, fruits, pottery & other souvenirs. After this stop we return back to the hotel.
Boat & Dhow Cruise
Musandam Dhow Cruise / Oman Fjords Enjoy an unforgettable day cruising along the Fjords of Musandam on board our traditionally decorated Omani Dhow, where you can sit comfortably on cushions and carpets while feasting your eyes on the striking scenery. A Dhow trip to the fjords offers an insight into its fantastic landscape. During the Dhow cruise, you will cruise into the Straits of Hormuz and discover different villages through the majestic 16 km fjord (Khor). The Dhow will anchor at various places including the famous Telegraph Island, where you can swim and snorkel in the clear waters, there is also the possibility to see dolphins during on the way. A buffet Lunch, refreshments, soft drinks and mineral water will be served and is included.
Dhow Cruise Dinner Nothing is more relaxing and enjoyable than an evening cruise along the Dubai Creek on the traditional wooden Dhow. Sparkling city lights and illuminated buildings glitter in front of your eyes as the Arabian breeze clothes you with warmness. As a good blend of Arabic and International music soothes your ears, a sumptuous buffet dinner with a wide array of continental and oriental dishes, along with an excellent selection of beverages is available.
The Jumeirah Palm Island Dhow Cruise Cruise along the modern Dubai coastline past the five star beach properties and the marina development towards the top of the Jumeirah Palm Island to the famous Atlantis Hotel. In the background the 7 Star Hotel Burj Al Arab can be seen as well as the islands of the World.
Sunset Cruises Watch the sun go down in style aboard our luxury cruises. Tour around Dubai's famous landmarks including The Palm Jumeirah, Dubai Creek, the Burj Al Arab, and the Dubai Marina as the setting sun creates a breath-taking scene. Departure times vary by season and offer approximately 2 hour of cruising time in luxurious comfort. Refreshments are p